DARE Interview : Montour Falls, New York; Primary Informant NY111

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY111: White; female; age: 60 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY111 (3:51)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1140-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Community description; character of town and townspeople
  • 04:00 Volunteer fire department, firemen's clubs and parades
  • 06:10 Tourism
  • 06:45 Town history, names of local places
  • 10:35 Character of people in town
  • 18:00 Relatives and friends from overseas
  • 19:10 Television, antiques, souvenirs
  • 22:20 Pet dogs
  • 23:10 Reading, books
  • 24:15 Character of people in town
  • 30:20 Arthur the Rat [all but last sentence—ends on side 2]
  • 33:50 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1140-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Arthur the Rat [repeats end]
  • 00:20 Comments about Arthur reading
  • 01:45 Politics: presidential election candidates, opinion of politics
  • 06:50 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Seastone, Charles
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff